Ideas to face planetary health challenges...What have we done wrong during the covid-19 pandemic and how should we organize ourselves to respond to the next emergency that threatens the health of humanity? Salvador Macip is convinced that we have the resources to do it, but they will only be useful ..
For some decades now, the development of cybernetic machines has brought with it the elimination of millions of jobs in the areas of production and services, to the point that many economists estimate that there will never be a return to a full-employment society. Scientific and technological progre..
Dear reader, do not be discouraged. A magnificent future awaits us, a clarifying solution (hybridization of clear solution and final solution) in which we can slide safely without pain, without bloodshed and in complete comfort. / Imagínate, dice un antropólogo a su colega, se ha descubierto finalm..
Baricco reflects on the pandemic: beyond the health figures a mythical creature emerges that expresses fear and changes... Baricco understands the pandemic as something more than a health emergency: as a mythical creature, a collective construction (very real: there is no denial here) with which hum..
During the night of the September 26th, 2015 in Iguala, Mexico, hundreds of students were victims of police aggression and were attacked by criminals. What came after that it is considered one of the biggest acts of modern brutality. In memory of the 43 missing students who were presumed killed, thi..
It is a chronicle of the most relevant events that occurred during the PP governments in Spain that ran from 1996 to 2004. The author reviews this period with its light and shadow, a period that produced the most positive socio-economic balance of democracy. / Una crónica histórica de quien estuvo ..
The central theme of this book is the analysis of Spanish politics in the six and a half years in which Mariano Rajoy presided over the government of Spain, a period that ended with the motion of censuring Pedro Sánchez in June 2018. / El tema central de este libro es el análisis de la política esp..
The author confronts with insight and enthusiasm the existence of those who have contributed to the decline of western bourgeois culture. After calling upon three particular spheres (wine, football and the book industry), the author focuses his attention on Google, an advanced technology that serves..
John Perkins has seen the signs of today's economic meltdown before. The subprime mortgage fiascos, the banking industry collapse, the rising tide of unemployment, the shuttering of small businesses across the landscape are all too familiar symptoms of a far greater disease. In his former life as an..
My Seditious Heart collects two-decades of work from when Arundhati Roy devoted herself to the political essay, opening space for justice, rights, and freedoms in hostile environment. Radical and superbly readable, the essays speak in a voice of unique spirit marked by compassion, clarity, and coura..
From ruined towns on the edge of Siberia, to Bond-villain lairs in London and Manhattan, something has gone wrong. Kleptocracies, governments run by corrupt leaders that prosper at the expense of their people, are on the rise. Once upon a time, if an official stole money, there wasn't much he could ..
Marta Sanz is thoughtful on how to "protect" the feminist struggle from the simplification and commercialization of a capitalism that can absorb everything, and also thinks about power, coming to the conclusion that perhaps what needs to be modified is the notion of power itself. / Tres acontecimie..